The Miracle of Flight
January 14, 2010 | 2:00 am
Yes, everything runs on gasoline.
Madame Paulhan climbs out of her husband's plane after making a trip.
"Mon Dieu! How can I tell you? One floats away, one glides through the air, and that is all. How can I describe it? It is impossible," Mme. Paulhan says.
J.H. Klassen's monoplane catches fire, but quick action prevents other airplanes from burning.
How Ted Gale sketched Aviation Week.
|Jan. 14, 1910: Another day of wonders, a day of 19th century miracles become the popular sport of the 20th century -- that is briefly the story of the fourth day of the Los Angeles Aviation Meet. |